Air Traffic Control Specialist, Traffic Management Coordinator (TMC) - Military Veterans

at Federal Aviation Administration

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Summary Serves as a Traffic Management Coordinator in an ATC level 11 terminal facility and is responsible for ensuring that efficient and effective traffic management is maintained. Responsibilities The Traffic Management Coordinator ensures that traffic management instructions/restrictions are initiated in accordance with established procedures to maintain a safe and expeditions flow of traffic and minimize the impact of heavy flight demands. Assesses the facility's capacity and projects an acceptable level of traffic. Issues appropriate traffic flow restrictions to adjacent facilities, to space, hold and reroute aircraft to distribute the flow of traffic and equalize workload among positions. Follows agency policy when implementing traffic management initiatives. Maintains awareness of the traffic flow, equipment status, airport/weather conditions and traffic forecasts to ensure acceptable levels of traffic, mitigate delays and avoid flights into undesirable atmospheric conditions. Maintains familiarization of all phases of facility operations and aeronautical/meteorological conditions. Maintains currency on required positions of operation. Requirements Conditions of Employment We are not accepting applications from noncitizens. Qualifications Basic qualifications for Traffic Management Coordinator (TMC) positions in the terminal and en route options:Specialized Experience Required for TMC Positions:Must have been facility rated or area certified in a CPC/TMC/S at an ATO terminal/en route facility. Rating andEvaluation Criteria: In addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, candidates will be rated in accordance with the instructions on FAA Form 3330-43-1, Rating of Air Traffic Experience for AT Movement. Education Additional Information We may use this vacancy to fill other similar vacant positions.Position may be subject to a background investigation.A one-year probationary period may be required.The person selected for this position may be required to file a financial disclosure statement within 30 days of entry on duty. FAA policy limits certain outside employment and financial investments in aviation-related companies. www.faa.gov/jobs/working_here/financial_disclosure_requirementsThe U.S. Department of Transportation strives to ensure that equity, transparency, accountability, collaboration, and communication permeate all that we do for the betterment of the Department, the traveling public, and our nation. As such, DOT values a highly diverse workforce of persons who promote a culture of belonging by respecting the personal dignity and worth of each individual and fostering a positive environment where all feel safe and welcome. If these commitments coincide with your personal ideals and professional aspirations, please consider joining the DOT family.If selected, you will be required to acknowledge/affirm that you are or will be fully vaccinated prior to entering on duty, and will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination upon entering on duty. If you are not fully vaccinated, your start date may be delayed until you are fully vaccinated or request and receive a legally required exception.This position is covered by the Department of Transportation's Drug and Alcohol Testing Program. Any applicant tentatively selected for this position will be subject to pre-employment or pre-appointment drug screening. Persons occupying a "testing designated position (TDP)" will be subject to random drug and/or alcohol testing.Qualifications must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.Interview Policy: If the Agency decides to interview any qualified employee on the selection list, then all on the list who are qualified must be interviewed.Position is covered under P.L. 92-297 for early retirement purposes.Requirement for Physical Certificate: The person selected for this position must maintain medical clearance.Requirement for Security Clearance: Selection and placement are contingent upon waiver or completion of satisfactory security requirement.This is a bargaining unit position. This position is represented by NATCA: Air Traffic Mgmt Units & ATCSCC.Links to Important Information: Locality Pay , COLA

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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